MS. Laud Misc. 541
Summary Catalogue no.: 1361
William of Saint-Thierry; Germany (Eberbach), 13th century, end
PL 185. 225–368; ed. P. Verdeyen & C. Vande Veire, CCCM 89B (2011); BHL 1211–16.
Written in 19 long lines.
Red silhouette initials in rectangular frame with yellow ground; added occasional decoration in green. Red initials with simple decoration.
Brown tanned calf over laminated pulpboard for Abp. Laud, 1637–1639.
Provenance and Acquisition
Probably written at Eberbach: ex libris, fol. 208r, is part of the scribal colophon.
Cistercian monastery of Eberbach: scribal colophon (fol. 207r); ex libris, Liber sancte marie in eberbach (fol. 1r, 208r).
Possibly identifiable as d 12 in the Eberbach library catalogue of 1502.
F. Richard, 16th century, second half: his name inscribed on f. 208r
William Laud, 1573–1645, 1638.
Part of his third donation to the Bodleian, 1639.
MS. Laud Misc. 541 - flyleaf (fol. i)
Digital Bodleian (full digital facsimile)
Last Substantive Revision
2019-11-21: Description revised for Polonsky digitization project to include additional information from printed descriptions.